Those seeking fine dining from an award-winning chef need look further than Jeremy Wares at Houstoun House.
Michelin Starred chef Jeremy Wares has brought his considerable talents to the tables of Houstoun House in Uphall, West Lothian, where he delights diners with first-class cookery. Wares has amassed over twenty years’ experience cooking for illustrious guests in the finest restaurants. His clientele include Princess Dianna, President Mitterrand, and Michael Caine which give credence to his already outstanding reputation. With such an award-winning chef at the helm, it is little wonder that dinner at Houstoun House is a fine affair. Wares’ restaurant boasts 2AA Rosettes and the delicious menu reflects this revered stamp of distinction. Using only the finest ingredients locally sourced, Wares and his team of talented chefs magically transform raw produce into stunning plates of food. Wares puts a modern twist on Scottish ingredients while staying faithful to the wonders of the country’s classic cuisine. Starters of seared Skye scallops, and poached Scottish salmon demonstrate his love for Scottish foodstuffs. Mains are equally as patriotic with samples including Scottish lamb with Madeira jus; free range breast of chicken and haggis, and chargrilled rib eye of Scottish beef. Add a side order of mashed tatties and the meal is complete. Conclude with a traditional sweet of clootie dumpling served with ice cream and custard to finish on a culinary high note.
The newly refurbished restaurant oozes understated elegance which fits perfectly with Wares’ refined menu. The use of clean lines and neutral tones create a chic interior that is timeless in its sophisticated presentation. Jeremy Wares at Houstoun House is a venue for special occasions, romantic dinners, and quality time spent with loved ones.
Houstoun House is a 16th Century boutique hotel nestled within acres of glorious woodland near to Livingstone. Although only 10 minutes from Edinburgh, the hotel and Jeremy Wares’ restaurant offer the ideal escape to the country.
Please note: the tastecard discount is not available on Bank Holidays or Celebration Days. These include, but are not limited to Valentine’s Day, Mothering Sunday, Father’s Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.